PTV World was (re)launched in 2013 and since then the channel has faced incurring losses of more than Rs. 350 million. Due to such unignorable numbers, the government is planning to shut down PTV World, as other option, it is being planned to merge it with other state-run networks or TV channels.
Gharidah Farooqi, who had to go low profile after a controversy in July this year, is making her screen comeback. Gharidah is going to replace Rehman Azhar on Aaj News in 8pm slot where she will conduct her show G for Gharidah.